I’m really loving the human voices tumblr these days. Here are some of my favorites.
The beginning of philosophy is wonder.
I am the shipwreck of my own wanderings.
– Fernando Pessoa
I feel therefore that we are ancestors of a God and that with our deepest loneliness we are reaching out through the centuries towards a beginning. That is what I feel.
I feel all shadows of the universe multiplied deep inside my skin.
– Virginia Woolf
But who can remember pain, once it’s over? All that remains of it is a shadow, not in the mind even, in the flesh. Pain marks you, but too deep to see. Out of sight, out of mind.
– Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid’s Tale